Yukigassen: a Nordic sport


At Percé 16 February 2019, discover a sport that is out of the ordinary, the Yukigassen!

Welcome to all !


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This spectacular sport has attracted international attention and in the last 10 years, many national associations have formed in Norway, Finland, Australia, Sweden, Holland, Canada and the United States.

It is the City of Thetford Mines that became the first city in Quebec to offer this sport. The Geopark of Percé embarked on the 2016-2017 adventure.

More than 1 000 teams from around the world are competing to win one of the 125 places to compete in the annual National Championship taking place in Japan. Who knows if one day we will not see a Gaspesian team.